Visual design is a self-paced, online course that you can start, finish or just dip into at any time. It's one of a growing catalogue of Skills Journey courses for learning professionals. You can buy this course on its own or subscribe to the whole catalogue.
The course is aimed at presenters, teachers and trainers who want to communicate more effectively using visual aids. It will also benefit digital content designers who do not come from a graphic design background and who want to make a bigger contribution to the visual aspects of their development projects.
The course requires you to complete exercises in Microsoft PowerPoint, Apple Keynote or a similar product. For this reason, you should have a working knowledge of one of these tools to get the most from the module. The course does not include instruction in using these tools.
This course will enable you to:
Well, it all depends.
The course is comprised of six lessons, each of which includes a short video and one or more optional activities to complete. The activities will help you build your skills and confidence. We will also provide you with a range of valuable resources that you can use for on-going reference and opportunities to engage with others taking the course.
If you complete the course, you'll receive a Skills Journey certificate. If you want, you can complete an optional assignment to help you put what you have learned into practice and demonstrate your skills to others.
This resource has been designed, developed and presented by the Skills Journey team, drawing upon decades of experience working with learning and development professionals across the world.